SEND Teacher Required for Nottingham SEN School

TeacherActive Nottingham
Nottinghamshire, UK
19 Aug 2019
29 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
If you aspire to help children with complex needs achieve their potential, a career as a special educational needs Teacher would suit you!

TeacherActive are currently looking recruiting for a SEN Teacher for one of our Special Needs Schools based in Nottingham.

As a special Needs Teacher, you'll work with children and young people who need extra support or require an advanced programme of learning in order to reach their full educational potential.

You may work with individuals who have physical disabilities, sensory impairments (i.e. hearing or visual), speech and language difficulties, learning difficulties such as dyslexia, conditions such as autism, social, emotional and mental health needs, or have a combination of these difficulties.

You may also work with gifted and talented individuals.

A key aspect of working in this field is identifying individual needs and being responsible for creating a safe, stimulating and supportive learning environment.


As a Special Needs Teacher, you'll need to:

Teach either individuals or small groups of pupils within, or outside the class
prepare lessons and resources
Develop and adapt conventional teaching methods to meet the individual needs of pupils
use special equipment and facilities, such as audio-visual materials and computers to stimulate interest in learning
Liaise with other professionals, such as social workers, speech and language therapists, physiotherapists and educational psychologists
Work closely with parents and guardians
Assist in severely disabled pupil's personal care/medical needs
Attend statutory annual reviews or other related meetings, such as Looked After Child (LAC) reviews, regarding students with a SEN, which may involve reviewing Education, Health and Care (EHC) plans
Manage behaviour.

For this role, you must have Qualified Teacher Status and have a minimum of 6 months experience in a UK school.

If you possess the qualities above, then we would love to have you on board!

To apply please call Katie on (phone number removed) or email an updated CV to

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services

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